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Children's Corner

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Winners on wheels

(WOW) WOW's mission is to provide an innovative learning environment that promotes academic, social, and emotional development so children in wheelchairs can gain life skill and experiences that will launch them toward productive, independent, and enjoyable lives/ WOW includes online games, parent info and fun sites for children in wheelchairs. Tutorials on using WWW for kids.


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cathy fink and marcyCathy Fink & Marcy Marxer
Nobody Else Like Me: Celebrating the Diversity of Children CD Hello, Hello, Hello

Kye Kye Kule | Nobody Else Like Me | Special Kids | A Little Like You and A Little Like Me | I See With My Hands | Twins | A Kid Like Me | May There Always Be Sunshine | Walkin' On My Wheels | Harry's Glasses | Everything Possible


Children’s books-childen with special needs

dont call me special Don't Call Me Special
by Pat Thomas

A Very Special Critter
by Mercer Mayer

We Can Do It!
by Laura Dwight

Kids on Wheels
Pamphlets for kids in wheelchairs

Special People Special Ways
by Arlene Maguire

Dewey Does-It Helps Owlie Fly Again
by Brahm Wenger and Alan Green

Susan Laughs
by Jeanne Willis and Tony Ross

Curious George Goes to the Hospital
by H. A. Rey and Margret Rey

Franklin Goes To The Hospital
by Paulette Bourgeois, Brenda Clark

Books for siblings of children with special needs

The Sibling Slam Book: What It's Really Like To Have A Brother Or Sister With Special Needs
by Don Meyer

Views from Our Shoes: Growing Up With a Brother or Sister With Special Needs
by Donald J. Meyer

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